UNWRA (United Nations Relief and Works Agency) supports 5.3 million Palestinians in the West Bank, Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria and now faces a $446 million funding shortfall after US funding cuts were announced. It is nearly impossible for any single other organisation, or a collective of organisations, to sufficiently supplement UNWRA’s programmes. The shortfall will impact on the Spafford Children’s Center both directly and indirectly.

Read more in the latest newsletter from the UK Friends of the Spafford Children’s Center.